The Museum of the Orient, in Lisbon, received on December 4, the Wavec Offshore Renewables Annual Seminar on the theme “Portugal and Norway: Marine Renewable Energy and Offshore Aquaculture”. Portugal and Norway are often regarded as pioneering countries in the development of marine renewable energy technologies.
The event aimed to foster the exchange of knowledge and of the latest advances in the sector, as well as to create opportunities for bilateral negotiations between national and foreign companies.
In addition to speakers from both countries, the seminar was attended by the Minister of the Sea, Ricardo Serrão Santos, the Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Manuel Heitor, and the Norwegian Ambassador, Anders Erdal. The OceanTrans project was represented by its co-coordinator, Nuno Bento.